Local Obits for Mon. Apr 20th, 2009
Paula McIntosh, 57, of Gillsville, Georgia, passed away Monday, April 20, 2009. She was born in Weaver, SD. on December 23, 1951. She was a member of UGA Catholic Center.She is pre ...
Judith Cohen, age 81 of Johns Creek passed away Sunday, April 19, 2009 at her residence. A Memorial Service will be held in Michigan and will be announced at a later date. Online ...
Mrs. Ethel Louise Petty, age 64 of Buford passed away Monday, April 20, 2009. Ethel was a member of the Blackshear Place Baptist Church in Flowery Branch and was a friend to every ...
Loy Underwood, age 78 of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, April 20, 2009, at Habersham Home West following a sudden illness. Born in Habersham County on March 11, 1931, he ...
Charlotte Ann Parrish, age 75 of Wildwood Circle, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, April 20, 2009 at Peachtree Christian Hospice following an extended illness. ...
Funeral services will be held for Mrs. Mellie Wiley Martin, 92 of Gainesville on Wednesday April 22, 2009 at 3:00 pm from the Chapel of Little-Davenport Funeral Home. The family wi ...
Mrs. Nadine McKinney White, 73 of Chicopee died Monday April20, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. White was thedaughter of the l ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86